https://youtu.be/yNje3jfYLl4 Mario Tennis was one of the few sports games I actually enjoyed playing. Mostly because I was good at it. So the announcement of the Mario Tennis: Aces has me saving my coins to purchase Nintendo's Switch very soon. In this fun ad Mario faces Rafael Nadal in match that shows off not only gameplay, but … Continue reading Trailer Things: Game is set for “Mario Tennis: Aces” this summer
The final chapter founds Clementine as a young adult, fighting for a place to call home.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKt7bkHw3xk In this animated feature from Sony/Marvel, we're officially introduced to the other Spider-Man, Miles Morales. Born in the comics, Miles learns the ropes of being a superhero from Peter Parker himself as their universes merge. It looks like we'll also see a female spidey in Gwen Stacy. Another comic favorite. Morales is voiced by Shameik Moore … Continue reading Trailer Things: “Spider-Man: Into the Sider-Verse”, Dec. 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6S3phVSi0tI After much anticipation, Steve McQueen's long-awaited mob wives thriller makes waves. The trailer for Widows features four women's plan to protect what is theirs when their criminal husbands are murdered. The film stars Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Cynthia Erivo and Elizabeth Debicki as our female foursome. With a script guided by McQueen and Gillian Flynn, the … Continue reading Trailer Things: Steve McQueen’s “Widows”
Will Smith’s big budget Netflix debut is the fantasy-action (race?) thriller Bright. The first trailer left me a bit lost, but this one looks more solid with the racial component looking more smoothed out. Smith plays a veteran officer who is paired with the first orc to be a member of the LAPD, Joel Edgerton. … Continue reading Trailer Things: ‘Bright’ looks better this time around
The phrase "Tyler Perry presents" has become the best way to clear a theater in recent years. Other than a few Madea-less works, his attempts at keeping black actors paid are laughable BET mainstays. See Madea Boo 2, it will be on Debra Lee's network soon. Despite this Perry is highly successful. Owning his own … Continue reading Trailer Things: Perry’s “Acrimony” sees Henson as thee woman scorned
https://youtu.be/xjDjIWPwcPU February 16 T'Challa and the gang set a precedent for hero films. Enter Wakanda.
https://youtu.be/R1ZXOOLMJ8s Hallow's Eve brews up new terror in the latest trailer of the hit Netflix series. Promising a more horror angle, Stranger Things's second season looks like a cross of E.T. and The Thing. All episodes launch Oct. 27th.